Release Date: December 12, 2010 | DVD Release Date: November 29, 2011
Tucker (Suburgatory’s Alan Tudyk) and Dale (Tyler Labine, probably best known for Breaker High) purchase their dream vacation home, a lakefront cabin in West Virginia. On the way to the cabin, they come across a group of college students at a gas station, headed out to camp by the lake. Dale approaches Allison (Katrina Bowden of Sex Drive) at the urging of Tucker, who thinks he needs to build self-confidence. Allison and her friends are startled by Tucker and Dale’s hillbilly appearance and what follows is a night of misunderstandings and revenge.
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Release Date: February 13, 2015 | DVD Release Date: July 21, 2015
What We Do in the Shadows is a Mockumentary following four vampires who share a flat in Wellington, New Zealand.
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Release Date: October 8, 2015 | DVD Release Date: September 6, 2016
Super awkward camerawoman, Deb Clarington (Maria Thayer of Forgetting Sarah Marshall and Hitch) wakes up on the Fourth of July in the bed of Ryan (Argo’s Michael Cassidy), the hottest guy in town. Not sure how she got there and not eager to leave, Deb doesn’t realize the turmoil brewing outside her door. Can Deb and Ryan escape the zombie apocalypse?
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DVD Release Date: June 6, 2017
On the morning of June 10, 1912, five members of the Moore family and two Stillienger girls who had been visiting the family were found bludgeoned to death in the Moore home. Amateur ghost hunters, Caleb (Robert Adamson of The Princess Protection Program) and Denny (writer and actor, Jarrett Sleeper), plan to spend Caleb’s last night in town investigating the legendary murder house. The new girl, Jess (The Inbetweener’s Alex Frnka), decides to tag along. Will they make contact with the souls left behind and will any of them make it out alive?
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Rabid Reader’s presents this year’s Spooky Halloween Reads and More round-up. Check what we read and viewed.
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Release Date: August 11, 2016
After living away for several years working as a professional writer, Michel returns to his hometown to face the ghosts of his past. It won’t only be an ex-girlfriend or a strung-out old friend he’ll face. Michel’s hometown has suffered a recent outbreak of centipede-like creatures known as “Eaters.” As Michel and his small band of compatriots struggle to survive will they succeed or will they be eaten.
Continue reading Eaters: Michel’s Blog (A Horror Comedy Novella) by Mattie Jay Cormier
Movie Released: 1960 in b/w | DVD Release Date: July 1, 2008
The Little Shop of Horrors was produced in 1960 on $28,000 budget (according to my research the budget ranged between $24,000 and $30,000 — so your guess is as good as mine.) Directed by the legendary Roger Corman, this movie was produced within two days. Corman decided to use an earlier film setting that was due to be torn down in the next two days.
The movie is a horror-themed, black comedy B-movie that gained a cult following. The theme is said to be inspired by the novella Green Thoughts by John Collier and the science fiction short story The Reluctant Orchid by Arthur C. Clarke. In 1982, The Little Shop of Horrors was turned into an Off-Broadway, horror comedy rock musical and in 2003, it debuted as a Broadway production. If you don’t mind spoilers, continue reading.
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Release Date: December 28, 2012
Appalachia Mountain Folklore is a collection of 40 paranormal stories some handed down through generations and some recent ghost sightings.
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Movie Released: 2009 | DVD Release Date: October 12, 2010
Vince (Stephen Graham) is recently divorced and on a downward spiral. Vince’s closest friends, Neil (Danny Dyer), Mikey (Noel Clarke), Graham (Emil Marwa), Matt (Lee Ingleby), Patrick (Keith-Lee Castle) and Banksy (Neil Maskell), take him on an out-of-town boys weekend to a remote town where Neil promises the women are plentiful, hot and easy. On first blush, Moodley looks like a town where everyone suddenly walked away but what lurks behind closed doors will take the best the men have to stay alive.
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Movie Released: 1962 | DVD Release Date: October 22, 2002
Produced in the 1960s on a $ 64,000 budget, The Brain That Wouldn’t Die, belongs to the typical “it’s so bad — it’s good” category and makes this black-and-white science fiction, horror movie a cult classic.
The story line is predictable and anyone that has read the book Frankenstein or seen the movie knows this isn’t going to end well — at least not for some of the participants. If you are fine with spoilers then continue reading.
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